Lessons from a Family Tree Matthew 1:1-16
What does Jesus’ family tree say about God? He knows every name & every story. He is willing to love hurting & broken people. He is willing to make & keep promises. • The promised Child to Adam & Eve (Gen 3:15) • The promised blessing to Abraham (Gen 12:1-3) • The promised prophet to Moses (Deut 18:15) • The promised king to David. (1 Chronicles 17:11-13)
What does Jesus’ family tree say about God? He has absolute power & complete control over all human affairs. He is willing to get His hands dirty to save us. Hebrews 2:17-18 • Made like His brothers. • Propitiation for the sins of the people. • Comes to the aid of His brothers.
What does this make you want to do? Look to Jesus Surrender Rest & rejoice.